This Year's Program

2024 Program Schedule


March 14th, Thursday

Organizing Meeting

7:00 pm in the Academy Hall  

Club business update, pay membership dues, finalize booklet details, discuss By Laws, 

arrange Hospitality assignments (hint: attendees get best choices!), fill jobs needing volunteers...  



April 13th, Saturday

Earth Day Putter

Senior Center / TWB Gazebo

9-11 am

Meet at Senior Center

104 Allen Street


April 18th, Thursday

Beekeeping 101

Lee's Bees

Arthur Lee Duquette 

7:00pm, Academy Hall


May 16th, Thursday

Shade Gardening 

Toi Graham

7:00pm, Academy Hall



May 27th, Monday

HGC Annual Memorial Day Plant Sale

8:00am to Noon, Academy Hall


Drop off plants on Sunday.  Help with pricing and set up on Sunday and/or

selling plants on Monday.



June 20h, Thursday

Round Table Discussion

Led By: Judy McKinley Brewer

7:00 pm, Academy Hall



July 18th, Thursday

Hampden Garden Club Annual Potluck Picnic 

and Perennial Plant Exchange

At the home of Don & Carol Collins

6:00 pm

BYOC (Bring Your Own Chair!)

Everyone bring a dish to share and a potted perennial to exchange.


August 1st, Thursday

Garden Tour

At the home of Suzanne Reed

East Longmeadow

Meet at 5:30pm at Academy Hall to Carpool



September 29th, Thursday

Growing Your Own


Dillon Moriarty

7:00 pm, Academy Hall


October 17th, Thursday

Native Plants

George Kingston

Western MA Gardeners Association

7pm, Academy Hall


Date/Time TBA

Annual Library Holiday Decorating


December 1st, Sunday

Annual Holiday Gathering

At the home of Lil & Mike Fedora

Bring a friend/spouse to the final meeting of the year.  

Join us for a light catered meal and socializing.

Bring a wrapped gift to exchange.